Elly Niland

  • Elly  Niland
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Writer, Poet
Principal country concerned : Column : Literature

Elly Niland is a Poet, Playwright and Teacher.
Her first collection of poetry, In Retrospect, was nominated for Best First Book of Poetry and was runner up for the Guyana Prize for Literature 2004. Her second collection, Cornerstones, won the Guyana Prize for Literature 2006. Her 3rd collection, East of Centre, was funded by the British Arts Council and launched with several of the region's leading writers at CARIFESTA 2008.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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